Truck strikes, kills pedestrian in Warner Robins

wcrenshaw@macon.comDecember 15, 2012 

WARNER ROBINS - A pedestrian was killed Saturday morning after being struck by a vehicle on Watson Boulevard.

The accident happened at 4:58 a.m. at the intersection of Watson Boulevard and Knodishall Drive, according to a release from the Warner Robins Police Department.

Stephen Yeisley, 51, of Warner Robins, was standing in the outside westbound lane of Watson when he was struck by 2007 Dodge Dakota driven by Helen Gavoe, 63, of Warner Robins, according to the release.

Yeisley was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Warner Robins Police Traffic Division is investigating the accident. Anyone with additional information is asked to contact Traffic Investigator Tim Pippio at 929-1170.

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